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and Joan married to Matthew Hull, of Larkbear, esq. Gilbert married
Joan, daughter of Grigg of Exeter, and had issue Gilbert, Henry, (who
married Christian, and hath issue GUbert ;) Richard, WUUam, Arthur, Tho-
mas, George, Ursula, (married to Josias Evelegh, seventh son of John, of
Holcombe, esq., of Exeter;) Mary, to John Geare of Kenn.) Gilbert mar-
ried Judith, daughter of Walter Hele, of Newton Ferrers, esq., and had
issue Walter, GUbert, Leonard, Judith, Joan, Dorothy, and Ehzabeth. He
died suddenly 1625.

Edward Yard, of Churchston, esq., son and heir of Thomas by EUza-



g()2 • DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES.

beth, daughter of Sergeant Leveson,* married Agnes, daughter of WiUiam
Strode, of Newnham, esq., and had issue Arthur sans issue, George, Mary,
Margaret, and Elizabeth ; secondly he married Ann, daughter of Gregory
Huckmore, and had issue a son who died young, Bridget married to Com-
min, another to Sheers and one to Land, of Churchston. George married
Christian, daughter of John Giles, of Bowdon, esq., and coheir of Sir Ed-
ward Giles, knight, her brother, and hath issue Edward ; who married Eli-
zabeth, daughter and heir of Walter Northcot, of Uton in Crediton, esq.,
and of Mary his wife, daughter and heir of Edmund Drew, of Hayne in New-
ton, esq., and had issue Giles, Edward, Joan, and Lettice. He died before
his father, and his wife married secondly to Barnabas Potter, D. D., and
parson of Diptford and Dean-Prior, after lord-bishop of CarUsle, issue four
daughters, [one married to Anthony Clifford, rector of Newton- Ferrers ;
the second to John Copleston, D. D., rector of Broad-Chst, and provost of
King's College in Cambridge, sans issue ; the third to Tunstal a minister,
issue two daughters ; the fourth to Martin of Cockington, sans issue.]

SHAPCOT of Exeter. — William married and had issue Simon; who
married and had issue Thomas ; who married and had issue William ; who
married and had issue John ; who married Edith, daughter and heir of
Windyat, and had issue John ; who married a daughter of Molheuse, and
had issue PhiHp ; who married Elizabeth, daughter of William Isaac, issue
Thomas ; who married Urith, daughter of Henry Sothern of Poughill, issue
Thomas, Maria, Urith, Dorothy, [ Mary married to Thomas Southcot, of
Dulcishays, esq., and hath issue George sans issue, Thomas, Henry, Mary,
(married to George Saffin, alderman of Exeter ;) Dorothy, (to James Walk-
er, mayor of Exeter, and youngest brother to Sir Thomas Walker, of Ex-
eter, knight ;) Urith, (to Sir Courtenay Pole, of Shute, hart., and hath is-
sue Sir John Pole.^bart.;) Jane, (to Sir Copleston Bampfield, of Poltimore,
bart., sans issue ;) Penelope, (to Francis Roberts, younger son of the Earl of
Radnor ;) Dorothy unmarried,]

* John Levesou lies buried in the north aisle of the church of Sutton-Colshill, War-
wickshire, with this epitaph : — " Orate pro animabus Johannis Leveson et Amicie uxoris
sue, qui habuerunt exitum Willielmum cancellarium Ecclesie Cathedralis Exonie, et Eli-
zabeth nuptam Thome Yard, armigero comitatus Devonie, ac Annam nuptam Georgio
Robinson, mercatori Londinensi." Which Amicia was daughter of William Harman,
alias Voisy, and sister to John Voisy, alias Harman, bishop of Exeter. — Dugdales's An-
tiquities of Warwickshire ; page 668.



DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES. ()03

HATCH, of AUer in the parish of South-Molton, esq. — Arms. — Gules,
two demi hons passant gai-dant or.

Wilham Hatch bought the house of Aller, and married and had issue Tho-
mas, and Edith wife of Humphrey Prideaux, of Thuborough, esq. Thomas
(barrister at law,) married and had issue Lewis, Robert of Saterleigh, John
of Tree in the parish of Swymbridge, Ellen, (married to Humphrey Arscot,
of Dunsland, esq.;) Dorothy, (to Thomas Trevillian, of Yarnscomb, esq.)
Lewis married and had issue Thomas ; John of Langford, cousellor-at-law ;
Lewis of Head-Mill ; Dorothy, (married to Humphrey Cruwys, of Cruwys-

Morchard, esq.;) , (to Edmund ReyneD, of Malston, esq.;) , (to

Walrond, of Bovey, esq.) Thomas married Elizabeth, daughter of Sir John
Chichester, of Ralegh, knight, and had issue Arthur, afterwards slain in a
quarrel in London by one Brett. Arthur married Margaret, daughter of
Mallet, of Elm in Somerset, esq., and hath issue Thomas and Hugh. He
died June 1625.

LE HART, of Yamacomb in the parish of Modbury, gent, — Arms. —
Ermine, an eagle displayed gules, vulned azure.

Vincent Hart married and had issue John and Robert. John married
Joan, daughter of Henry Fortescue, of Preston, esq., and had issue William,
Phihp, and Arthur. Wilham married Ann, daughter of Christopher Chud-
leigh, of Ashton, esq., sans issue. Philip (second son and heir,) married
Elizabeth, daughter and coheir of Bremel, the relict of Rouse of Arming-
ton, and had issue Wilham ; who married Susan, daughter of George Tro-
bridge of Thorverton, and hath issue John, Richard, Phihp, Arthur, Tho-
mas, Samuel, Francis.

Arthur Hart, of Trencreek in the parish of Menheniot, Cornwall, (third
son of John Hart of Yamacomb,) a soldier both in Ireland and the Low
Countries, and muster-master of Devon, married Ahce, the daughter of.
Philip Westcote, of Raddon in Shobrook, the relict of Roger Prye, of Hor-
well in Colebrook, esq., and had issue John and William; secondly he mai -
ried the rehct of Furse, of Morshead in Dean-Prior, sans issue ; thirdly he
married Joan, daughter of Thomas Lethbridge of Jacobstow, the rehct of
Edward Cholwich of Newton-Ferrers, and had issue Joan. He died 1605,
and was buried in Shobrook church.

MOLFORD, of Moulton, and Cadbury in Chulraleigh.— Arms.— A fess
between three swans proper.



604 DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES.

William Molford, of Moulton, married Sabin, daughter of Vicary of
Northam, and had issue Roger ; who married Ann, daughter and heir of
Capnar, of Cadbury in Chulmleigh, and had issue Thomas, John, William,
Mary, (married to Richard Pollard of Langley;) Agnes, (to John Garland,
of Whitefield in Marwood;) Sabin, (to Hugh Staplehill, of Bremble in Ash-
ton ; secondly to William Honywill of the same.) Thomas Molford, of Cad-
bury, son and heir, married Susan, daughter of Thomas Southcot, of Bovey-
Tracey, esq., issue Roger who died young, John, Thomas, Gilbert, (the two
last died young,) Amy, (married to Robert Cooker, of Mapowder in Dorset,
esq.;) Frances, Barbara, Thomasin, (to Richard Batson of Chulmleigh ;) Ma-
ry, (to Joseph Weeks of Honychurch;) Susan, (to Edward Calmady of
Wembury.) John (second son and heir,) married Elizabeth, daughter of
Morgan, of Maperton in Dorset, but died sans issue, leaving his six sisters
his heirs.

John Molford (second son of Roger, heir of the name, counsellor-at-law,)
married Cecil, daughter of May, of Charterhouse in Somerset, issue Roger,
John, and five daughters, Ann the second (mairied to Marshal of Teign-
grace ;) Susan, Mary, and Dorothy.

William Molford, of Northam, (third son of Roger,) married Grace,
daughter of Calmady of Wembury, issue Roger, and Ann.

MARWOOD, of Westcot in the parish of Marwood. — Arms. — Gules, a
chevron argent between three goats' heads erazed, ermine, attired or.

William Marwood married Joan, daughter of Humphrey Courtenay, esq.,
issue John and Humphrey ; secondly he married Elizabeth, daughter of
Saxby of London, and had issue Walter, Henry, Jane, (married to John

Hengscot of Hengscot;) , (to Pytts.) John, son and heir, married

Elizabeth, daughter of John Holbeam, of Holbeam, esq., issue John, Wil-
liam, Jacquette, (married to Edward Chapman of Buckland-Brewer ;) Ahce,
(to Richard Vigours, son and heir of John :) Elizabeth, (daughter of Hol-
beam and wife of John Marwood,) married secondly to Richard or Robert
Pollard, of Honiton. John Marwood, of Westcot, son and heir, married
Jane, daughter of Thomas Warr, of Hestercomb in Somerset, esq., and had
issue Elizabeth, (married to John Chichester of Hall ;) Eleanor, (to Robert
Witchalse of Chudleigh ;) Gertrude, Katharine, and Mary unmarried.

CHICHESTER, of Ralegh. — Arms. — Chequy or and gules, a chief vairy
argent and azure.



DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES. 605

Walleran Cirencester, alias Chichester, descended from a brother of Ro-
bert Chichester, bishop of Exeter in the time of King Stephen, He did
homage to WiUiam de Ralegh for the manor of South-Pool 22nd Henry
ni., as appeareth in the ledger-book of Tor-Abbey. He married and had
issue John de Cirencester ; who married and had issue Sir John, knight ;
who married and had issue Sir Thomas ; who married Avicia de Rotoma-
go, (who brought to her husband the manors of Ledwinstone and Rester-
comb, and levied a fine of them 8th Edward H.,) and had issue William de
Cirencester ; who married and had issue John ; who married and had issue
Richard, now called Chichester ; who married and had issue John ; who
married and had issue Sir John, lord of Treverbin ; who married Tho-
masin, daughter and heir of Sir John de Ralegh, knight, and Joan his
wife, daughter of Sir Henry Pettet, knight, (this Sir John Ralegh had a
brother. Sir Henr)% knight, from whom came Sir Walter Ralegh,) who was
son of Sir William Ralegh, knight, and Beatrice his wife, daughter of Sir
Robert Chandos, knight, son of Sir John Ralegh, knight, and Joan his wife,
daughter of Sir Henry Tracy, knight, lord of Barnstaple, son of Sir William
de Ralegh, knight, and Lora his wife, daughter of Sir Hugh Peverel, knight,
son of Sir William de Ralegh and Joan his wife, daughter and coheir of Sir
John de Stockhay, knight, son of Robert de Ralegh and Margaret his wife,
daughter of Sir Philip Daubeny, knight, son and heir of Sir William de
Ralegh, son and heir of Sir Hugh de Ralegh who lived in the time of King
Stephen, and was lord of the manor of Ralegh near Barnstaple, now the
seat of Chichester, which was then at South-Pool, and had issue Sir John
Chichester, knight;* who married Joan, daughter and coheir of John Wot-
ton and Alice his wife,' only daughter of Roger Morle and Alice his wife,
daughter and heir of William le Prouz, lord of Auton, and had issue John ;
who married Elizabeth, daughter and coheir of Richard Dimock, son and
heir of John, son and heir of William Dimock and Elizabeth his wife, daugh-
ter and heh of Ralph le Rouse, 5th Edward HI. This William Dimock had

* [Another pedigree by the same author in the same M.S. John Chichester, of Ra-
legh married Alice, daughter of John Wotton of Widworthy, and of Engretta his wife,
daughter of William Dymock, son and heir of William Wotton and Gundred his wife,
daughter and heir of Thomas Widger, son and heir of Henry Wotton and Julyan his wife,
daughter and heir of Sir William le Prouz and Emma his wife, daughter and heir of Sir
Hugh Widworthy, knight, son and heir of Sir William de Widworthy, knight.]
4h



(JOG DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES.

with his wife the manor of Widworthy ; which by his deed, dated 20th Ed-
ward III., he granted to her uncle, and this John Chichester had Richard ;
who married Margaret, daughter of Nicholas Kaynes of Winkley, and had
issue Nicholas, John, and Richard of Hall. Nicholas married Christian,
daughter of Sir WUliam Pawlet, knight, and had issue John ; who married
Margaret, daughter and heir of Hugh Beaumont and Thomasin his wife,
daughter and heir of Oliver Wise, son of Thomas, son of Serlon, son of
WiUiam, son of Henry, son of John Wise, knight, lord of Greston; son and
heir of Sir Thomas Beaumont, son and heir of Wilham Beaumont, lord of
High -Hampton, and of Isabel his wife, daughter and coheir of John Wel-
lington, knight; (Elizabeth, the other coheir, was married to Sir William
Patton, knight.) This William Beaumont was son of Sir Thomas, the son
of William, the son of Thomas, the son of Sir John, son of Richard, son of
Sir PhiHp Beaumont, lord of High-Hampton ; (this John WeUington de-
scended from Wellington, that married the heir of Champernon, who was

lord of Beauford ;) and this John Chichester had issue Edward, , and

Amias of Arlington. Edward, son and heir, married Elizabeth, daughter
of John, Earl of Bath, and had issue Sir John Chichester, knight ; who
married Gertrude, daughter of Sir William Courtenay, of Powderham,
knight, and had issue Sir John, Adrian sans issue. Sir Arthur, ( Baron of
Belfast,) Sir John sine prole, and Sir Edward, (Vicount Belfast.)

William Chichester, of Ralegh, married and had issue Ann, married to
William Strechlegh, of Strechlegh, esq.

Nicholas Chichester, of Ralegh, esq., married Christian, third daughter of
Sir William Pawlet, of Sampford-Peverel, knight, the relict of Henry HaE, of
Larkbear, esq., and had issue John ; who married, first Margaret, sister and
heir of Hugh Beaumont, and had issue Hugh sans issue, Edward, and Eli-
zabeth married to Nicholas Pyne, of East-Down, esq.; secondly he married
Joan, daughter of Britt, issue John, Amias, William, and Mary married to
John Row of Staverton. Edward (second son and heir,) manied Elizabeth,
daughter of John Bourchier, the first Earl of Bath, and had issue John.

Sir John Chichester, knight, son and heir, married Gertrude, daughter of
George Courtenay, of Powderham, esq., and had issue Sir John, Charles,
Adrian, (the two last sans issue,) Sir Arthur, baron of Belfast in Ireland,
(married Lettice, daughter of Sir John Parret, lord deputy of Ireland, the
relict of of Lawhern, secondly of Vaughan, sans issue ;) Sir John sine



DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES. 607

prole, Sir Edward, knight. Viscount Belfast, Elizabeth, (married to Hugh
Fortescue, of Filleigh, esq.;) Dorothy, (to Sir Hugh Pollard, of Nymet,
knight ;) Eleanor, (to Sir Arthur Basset, of Umberleigh, knight ;) Mary,
(to Richard Blewet, of Holcomb-Rogus, esq.;) Cecil, (to Thomas Hatch, of
Aller, esq.; secondly to Lewis Pollard, second brother of Sir Hugh ;) Su-
san, (to John Fortescue, of Buckland-Filleigh, esq.;) Bridget, (to Sir Ed-
mund Prideaux, of Farway, bart.;) Grace, (to Robert Dillon, of Chimwel,
esq.;) Urith, (to Trevelian of Nettlecomb.)

Sir John Chichester, knight, son and heir, married Ann, daughter of Sir
Robert Dennis, of Holcomb-Burnel, knight, and had issue Sir Robert, John,
(who married a daughter of , sans issue ;) Mary, (first married to Tho-
mas Fraunceis, of Comb-Flory in Somerset, esq.; secondly to John Smith,
of Tregannock in Cornwall ;) Gertrude, (to Amias Copleston, of Copleston
in Colebrook, esq.;) Ehzabeth, (to WiUiam Corriton, of Newton in Corn-
wall, esq.)

Sir Robert Chichester, knight of the Bath, married Amy, daughter of
John, Lord Harrington, and sister and coheir of John, Lord Harrington of
Exton in Rutlandshire ; (Lucy, the eldest, was married to Edward, Earl of
Bedford, and had issue Ann, married to Lord Bruce;) secondly he married
Mary, daughter of Robert Hill, sometime of Shilston, esq., issue John.

[Sir John Chichester married , sans issue ; secondly he married a

daughter of Colley, and had issue Sir John, bart., sine prole, and Sir Ar-
thur, bart., (that now is,) who married a daughter and coheir of Thomas
Drewe, of Grange, esq., and hath issue.]

CHICHESTER, of Arlington, esq. — Arms. — Chequy or and gules, a
chief vairy, mullet.

Amias Chichester, esq., (third son of John, of Ralegh, esq.,) married
Joan, daughter of Sir Roger GifFord, of Brightley, knight, and had issue
Henry, Roger and Richard sans issue, Hugh, Robert, (who married and
had issue a son,) GifFord, Severus, Philip, Edward slain in a duel, SUvester,
Paul, (a worthy captain both in the Netherland wars and elsewhere, and
was slain in the Portugal action, 1589 ;) Bartholomew, (who married Ka-
tharine, daughter of Richard Avery of Barnstaple, the relict of Andrews of
Bideford, sans issue ;) Gregorv, Mary, (married to Robert Poyntz, of Cliff in
Somerset ;) Elizabeth, (first married to Henry Bellew of Stockleigh-Eng-
lish, secondly to Stephen Braddon of Alvcrdiscot, counscUor-at-law ;) Fran-



608 DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES.

ces, (to John Wyott of Braunton ;) Honor, (to Balthazar Butler, of Stone in
Parkham.) Amias Chichester, was buried at Arlington, 27th November,
1621.

Henry Chichester, esq., married Susan, daughter of William Plaiter, of
Satterlegh-Hall in Suffolk, esq., and had issue Henry who died sans issue,
John, William died a child, Edward, Robert, Francis and Philip died young,
Mary unmarried, Mary, Ann, Susan, Elizabeth, Katharine. He died 1st
August, 1622.

CHICHESTER, of Hall in Bishops-Tawton.— John, (third son of Rich-
ard of Ralegh, esq.,) married Thomasin, daughter of Simon Hall of Hall,
and had issue John; who married Katharine, daughter and coheir of Rich-
ard Gough, of Aldercomb in Kilkhampton, and had issue Thomas sans issue,
and Robert, who married EUzabeth, daughter of John Ackland, of Ackland,
esq., and had issue John, James, Thomas, Robert sans issue. Roger, Rich-
ard, Philip, Eleanor, (married to Richard Clehanger of Somerset ;) Katha-
rine, (to Robert Isaac of Atherington ;) Margaret, (to John Tregeon ;) Eli-
zabeth, (to Chapman of Hankford ;) Maiy, (to Wolston ;) Christian, and
Dorothy.

John, son and heir, married Elizabeth, eldest daughter of John Marwood,
of Westcot, esq., and had issue John, Hugh, Tristram, George sans issue,
Judith, (married to BHght of Cornwall, secondly to Blygh, thirdly to Ar-
thur Rouse ;) Ann, (to Dr. Sharp ;) Mary, (second wife of John Samuel
of Cornwall) Elizabeth unmarried. John, son and heir, married Amy,
daughter of Sir Arthur Basset, of Umberleigh, knight, and had issue Sir
John, Arthur, Elizabeth, (married to Delbridge of Barnstaple ;) Judith,
and Helen. Sir John, knight, married, first Ursula, daughter of Sir Wil-
liam Strode, of Newnham, knight, issue John, who married one of the co-
heirs of Sir Henry Carew, of Bickley, knight, sans issue; (the other coheir
was married to Sir Thomas Carew of Haccomb, and left issue Sir Henry
Carew, bart., Robert, Francis, bachelor of law, now of Hall :) he secondly
married Elizabeth a daughter of Sir Lewis Pollard, and had issue Lewis
sans issue, and Elizabeth married to Sir John Fowel of Fowelscomb : thirdly
he married Susanna a daughter of Stevens of Torrington, the relict of
Rolle of Stevenstone, and had issue a daughter.

CHICHESTER, Viscount of Carrickfergus.— Sir Edward Chichester,
knight, and baron of Belfast in Ireland and Eggesford in Devon, (fourth



DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES, 609

son of Sir John, of Ralegh, knight, (married, first Ann daughter and heir of
John Copleston, of Eggesford, esq., and had issue Arthur, John, Edward,
Ann, (married to Sir William Wrey, knight, son and heir of Sir William,
of Trebigh in Cornwall, knight and baronet ;) Mary, (to Wise, son and heir
of Sir Thomas, of Sydenham, knight of the Bath :) secondly he married
Mary, daughter of John Denham, of Wortham, esq., the relict of Otwel
Hill, of Penwarn in Mevagissy, Cornwall, esq.

CHICHESTER, of Widworthy, esq. — Arms. — Chequy or and gules, a
chief vairy argent and azure.

John Chichester, of Ralegh, esq., (eldest son and heir of Nicholas,) mar-
ried Margaret, daughter and heir of Hugh Beaumont, and had issue Hugh,
Edward, Elizabeth, (married to Nicholas Pyne of East Down ;) secondly he
married Joan, daughter of Brytt, and had issue John, Amias, WiUiam, and
Mary married to John Row of Staverton. John (third son of John, but
eldest by Brytt, married Katharine, daughter of Thomas Peard of Tawstock,
issue John, Richard, (who married a daughter of Lacy of Berry- Nerber, the
relict of Harper of the same, and died sans issue ;) Nicholas sine prole, and
Agnes. John married Dorothy, daughter of Hugh Daubeny, of Wayford
in Somerset, esq., issue Hugh, John sans issue, Amias, William, and Ehza-
beth married to Peter Franklin of Widworthy ; he married again and had
issue Hugh ; who married Martha, daughter of Richard Duke, of Otterton,
esq., issue Richard.

FARRINGDON of Farringdon. — Arms. — Sable, three unicorns current
in pale argent.

Thomasin married to Francis Low, of Oldney in Buckinghamshire,
Helen to Erasmus Aborough of Calais; WUmot to Edward Haselpot of
London.

John had issue Lancelot, who nfarried a daughter of Coffin, of Portledge,
esq., the relict of Addington, and died felo de se, sans] issue, leaving his
two sisters his coheirs : Radigund married to John Drake of Ide, sine
prole ; and Mary married to William Cooper, of Poole in Dorset, and hath
issue.

ROBERTS, of Comb-Martin, gent. — Arms. — Azure, on a chevron ar-
gent, three mullets sable, a bordure engrailed ermine.

Richard Roberts, of Ilfracomb, married Elizabeth, daughter of John Har-
ris of Parracomb, and had issue John ; who married Joan, daughter and



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heir of John Huanyes of the same, and had issue John, Richard, (a worthy
antiquarian, who died in London, sans issue ;) EUzabeth, (married to John
Shepherd, of Fulbrooke in Braunton;) Jane, (to William Laney of the
same ;) Mary, (to James Brook of the same.)

John married Joan, daughter of John CoUamore, of Luscot in Braunton,
issue Richard, Nicholas, and Jane mamed to Richard Reed of Comb-Mar-
tin. Richard married Julyan, daughter of John Peard, mayor of Barnsta-
ple, and of Julyan his Wife, daughter of Nicholas Berry, of Berry-Nerber,
esq., and had issue Julyan, married to William Herle, M. A. and parson of
Berry-Nerber ; she died sine prole : secondly he married Phillis, daughter
of Richard Avery, mayor of Barnstaple, and had issue Mary, (married to
Thomas Westcot, of Raddon in Shobrook ;) Jane, (to William Squire, of
Townhouse in South-Molton :) Prudence, (to John Amory, of Whitechapel
in Nymet-Episcopus ;) Grace, (to Francis Isaac of West-Down, third son
of Robert of Atherington.

MOHUN, of Hall in Cornwall. — Arms. — Or, a cross engrailed sable.

William Mohun married Isabel, daughter and coheir of Sir Hugh Cour-
tenay and Margaret his wife, daughter of Thomas Carmynow, of Boconock
in Cornwall, esq.; which Sir Hugh Courtenay was son and heir to Sir Hugh
and Maud his wife, daughter of Henry Viscount Beaumond ; which Hugh
was second son of Edward the BUnd, Earl of Devon, and in process of
time his heir, and had issue John ; who married Ann, daughter of Richard
Coode of Morval, and had issue Reginald ; who married a daughter of Sir
William Trevanion, of Caryhays in Cornwall, and had issue Sir William,
knight; who married, first Elizabeth, daughter of Sir John Horsey, knight,
and had issue Sir Reginald, and William who married a daughter and heir
of Robert Tren creek ; secondly he married Ann, daughter and coheir of
William Roskymer, the relict of John Tfielawny, of Pool, esq., and had is-
sue William, (who married Temperance, daughter of Davies ;) Thomas,
Jane, (wife first of Humphrey Courtenay, of Molland, esq.; secondly second
wife of John Speccot, knight ;) and Bridget.

Sir Reynold Mohun, knight, married, first Mary, daughter of Sir Henry
Killigrew, of Arwenack in Cornwall ; secondly he married Philippa, daugh-
ter of Sir John Hele, knight, sergeant-at-law, at Wembury ; thirdly he
married Dorothy, daughter of John Chudlegh, of Ashton, esq., and hath
issue EUzabeth married to Sir Henry Carew of Bickleigh, knight.



DEVONSHIRE FAMILIES. 611

PRYE, of Horwell in Colebrook, esq. — Arms. — Argent, a chevron gules,
a chief azure, fretty or.

Richard Prye, esq., married Elizabeth, daughter of Hext of Staverton,
and had issue Roger ; secondly he married Joan, daughter of Philip Stow-
ford, of Stowford, esq., and had issue a daughter mamed to Thomas. Ro-
ger married Elizabeth, daughter of Roger GifFard, of Brightlegh, knight,
and had issue John, Margaret, (married to John Ash, alias Legate of Stoke-
Courcy in Somerset;) Ann, (to Patrick Dun of Colebrook:) secondly he
married Elizabeth, daughter of Trobridge, of Trobridge in Crediton, esq.,
and had issue Roger and Elizabeth, both died young : thirdly he married
AHce, daughter of Philip Westcot of Raddon, sine prole. He died 1584.

John Prye married Margaret, daughter of Mark Slader, of Batli in the
parish of North-Tawton, esq., and hath issue Richard, John, Roger, Joan,
(married to Michel of Cornwall ;) Katharine, (wife of Edmund Wrey, third
son of John Wrey, of North-Russell, esq. ;) Ehzabeth, (married to Rich-
ard Sanders of Rame in Cornwall ;) Audrie, (to Thomas Sture of Modbu-
ry;) Judith, (to Roger Bear, parson of Morchard Bishop.) He died 1624.
Richard, son and heir, married Diana, daughter of Coryton, of Cornwall,
esq., and hath issue John and Giles.

WIVEL of Crediton. — Arms. — Argent, three mullets between three bars
sable.

John Wivel married Elizabeth, daughter and heir of John Brixton, and
had issue Thomas, and Margaret married to Phihp Butler of Parkham.
Thomas married Cecily, daughter of John Bonvile of Comb-Ralegh, the re-



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